Wantage, Herman R. Clouse, 91, passed away on Monday July 15, 2019. Herman was born on May 11, 1928 in Hamburg, NJ, to William and Ida (Dixon) Clouse. Herman was a resident of Vernon and Sussex before moving to Wantage in 1986.
Herman was a sheet metal worker for Branchville Sheet Metal Company for many years. He was a former Chief of the Sussex Police Department and a former volunteer for the Sussex Fire Department.
Herman was predeceased by his wife, Diana (Skillman) Clouse, and his three brothers, Carl, Lloyd and Donald Clouse.
Herman is survived by a daughter, Pamela Rome and her husband Marty of Wantage, and a son Dale Clouse and his wife Susan of Dallas, PA, and a grandchild, Andrew Clouse, and his two brothers, Linn Clouse and his wife Marge of Branchville and Alan Clouse of Raleigh, NC, and a sister, Mildred Myers of Bainbridge, NY.
Relatives and friends will be received on Friday July 19th from 4 to 6:30pm with services at 6:30PM at the Ferguson Funeral Home, 27 Third Street, Sussex, NJ. Memorial gift donations to Sussex Fire Department, 25 Loomis Avenue, Sussex, NJ 07461 or to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Avenue, Newton, NJ 07860 would be appreciated. For directions and condolences see www.fergusonfuneralhomesnj.com.